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Princeton's WordNet

  1. center of gravity, centre of gravity(noun)

    the point within something at which gravity can be considered to act; in uniform gravity it is equal to the center of mass

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  1. centre of gravity(Noun)

    a point, near or within a body, through which its weight can be assumed to act when considering forces on the body and its motion under gravity. This coincides with the centre of mass in a uniform gravitational field

  2. centre of gravity(Noun)

    (as a metaphor) any pivotal or central idea or group.

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  1. Centre of Gravity

    Centre of Gravity is a 2008 Turner Prize Award nominated work by Runa Islam.

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